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The New Mexico Tech Chemistry Department is the only one with a purpose-built building. All students pass through the chemistry courses, but the department also educates the next generation of brilliant chemists. Techies have access to state-of-the-art laboratories and undergraduates often contribute to professors projects and doctoral-level research.

 Chemistry Department News

2024 Spring Senior Thesis Talks
Chemistry Seminar 04/26 @ 2 PM Lopez 106

Please come and join us today while our students, Kaitlynn Macias, Brianna Detsoi, and Victor Schiller give their thesis talks. 

2024 End-of-Year Gathering & Awards
End-of-Year Gathering & Awards   04/26 @ 4 PM Lopez Atrium

Please come and join us after the thesis talks for our annual gathering and awards, there will be food. Please make sure to get your RSVP in. If you need help, contact our administrative specialist. 

Dr. Gayan Rubasinghege

Dr. Rubasinghege's research group has published their recent work, "The fate of inhaled uranium-containing particles upon clearance to gastrointestinal trac" in RSC Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts.